Last Updated: 20 Aug, 2022 | Views: 456
Other Profession(s): Producer
Higher Education: Graduate (Industrial Photography)
Net Worth: $6 Million
Ramanaidu "Rana" Daggubati is a well-known Indian actor and producer who has worked in Tamil, Hindi, and Telugu films. He is given the name after his paternal grandfather, Telugu film producer D. Ramanaidu. Rana revealed in 2016 that his right eye is blind, and his left eye is a transplant. The surgery was done at Hyderabad's L. V. Prasad Hospital. When Rana was 14, he undertook another failed surgery on his right eye.
On 8 August 2020, Rana married Miheeka Bajaj at Ramanaidu Studios.
In 2010 – Rana began his acting career with the Telugu film "Leader."
In 2012 – His film "Krishnam Vande Jagadgurum" was a commercial success.
In 2015 – He appeared with Akshay Kumar and Taapsee Pannu in the Bollywood film "Baby."
In 2015 – In the same year, Rana featured in "Baahubali: The Beginning," which was the top-grossing film in India. The film grossed a total of ₹650 crores at the box office globally.
In 2017 – Rana acted in the "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion." The film set up the 1000 Crore Club in Indian cinema. With a total gross of ₹1,810 crores, it is currently the top-grossing Indian film and the 39th top-grossing film of 2017.
Achievements and Awards
In 2010 – He won the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut – South for the film "Leader."
In 2015 – Rana's performance in the film "Baahubali: The Beginning" earned him the IIFA Award for Best Actor (Negative role).
In 2018 – He received the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor – Telugu for the film "Baahubali 2: The Conclusion."
Rana is the Pro Kabaddi League's brand ambassador. He is an enthusiast of the Telugu Titans.
Rana's film career began as a special effects coordinator. He even started working in the film's special effects sector, Sainikudu.